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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 16, Issue 3 - Summer 2010


The Utility of Evolving Simulated Robot Morphology Increases with Task Complexity for Object Manipulation
pp. 201-223
Abstract | PDF (1013.24 KB)
Concurrency and Network Disassortativity
pp. 225-232
Abstract | PDF (295.47 KB)
Chemical Basis for Minimal Cognition
pp. 233-243
Abstract | PDF (245.72 KB)
A First Attempt to Numerically Compute Forces on Birds in V Formation
pp. 245-258
Abstract | PDF (334.85 KB)
Complexity: A Guided Tour. Melanie Mitchell. (2009, New York: Oxford University Press.) $29.95, 368 pages.
pp. 259-264
Abstract | PDF (84.52 KB)
Biomimetic Robotics: Mechanisms and Control. Ranjan Vepa. (2009, Cambridge University Press.) $99, 360 pages.
pp. 265-267
Abstract | PDF (51.73 KB)
Mechanical Love. Phie Ambo. (2009, Icarus Films.) $390, 52 min.
pp. 269-270
Abstract | PDF (43.25 KB)